Kenneth William Helmig died July 21, 2004 in VJH at the age of 83 years. Ken was born June 6, 1921 in Strohm, Alta., growing up in the Peace River country. As a young boy of 16, he joined the Navy & served in World War 2. He moved to Armstrong in 1987 where he enjoyed the flea markets & particularly Valley Auction, playing cards & the horses, having owned & trained racehorses in Edmonton. He was a member of the Armstrong Legion. He is survived by several nephews in BC & Alta. Ken will be remembered by his stepchildren Dennis McLennan & Doreen Lucas of Armstrong and Lorne & Alex McLennan of Kelowna and their families. Predeceased by his wife, Evelyn in 2003, his brother, Donald, and sister Doris. Ken was cremated and a service for interment will be held at a later date. Arrangements in care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Armstrong, 546-7237.

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